Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 36 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 113 80 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 7.95% 6.02% 8.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.20% 6.19% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 96 67 108
Southampton median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +10.50% +6.47%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,550 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1378 1292 1350
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 97.22% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1154 1206
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,900 £58,525 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Southampton

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Southampton.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Southampton

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Southampton

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 77 (68.14%) C#
2 75 (66.37%) .NET
3 70 (61.95%) JavaScript
4 58 (51.33%) HTML
5 54 (47.79%) SQL Server
6 48 (42.48%) AngularJS
7 44 (38.94%) Degree
8 42 (37.17%) MVC
9 39 (34.51%) Computer Science
10 37 (32.74%) SQL
11 36 (31.86%) CSS
12 35 (30.97%) XML
12 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
13 32 (28.32%) TDD
13 32 (28.32%) ASP.NET
14 29 (25.66%) Microsoft Azure
15 26 (23.01%) VB.NET
16 25 (22.12%) IIS
16 25 (22.12%) Software Engineering
16 25 (22.12%) jQuery
17 24 (21.24%) Amazon AWS
18 23 (20.35%) ASP.NET Web API
19 22 (19.47%) HTML5
19 22 (19.47%) Web Development
20 21 (18.58%) RESTful
20 21 (18.58%) SQL Server 2008
21 20 (17.70%) Node.js
21 20 (17.70%) Windows
22 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
23 18 (15.93%) WPF

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (22.12%) IIS
2 12 (10.62%) CMS
3 4 (3.54%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.54%) Commerce Server
3 4 (3.54%) Commerce Server 2007
3 4 (3.54%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.65%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 29 (25.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (21.24%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (8.85%) SaaS
4 7 (6.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.65%) GitHub
5 3 (2.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.88%) RTP
2 1 (0.88%) SMS
2 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (47.79%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (15.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (14.16%) NoSQL
5 10 (8.85%) Big Data
5 10 (8.85%) Hadoop
6 8 (7.08%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.54%) MS Access
9 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.77%) OLAP
10 2 (1.77%) QlikView
11 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 17 (15.04%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.85%) Eclipse
2 10 (8.85%) JUnit
2 10 (8.85%) Subversion
3 7 (6.19%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (2.65%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.88%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.88%) QUnit
7 1 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.88%) webpack
General
1 15 (13.27%) Electronics
2 10 (8.85%) Retail
3 6 (5.31%) Back Office
4 4 (3.54%) Finance
5 3 (2.65%) Advertising
5 3 (2.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (66.37%) .NET
2 58 (51.33%) HTML
3 48 (42.48%) AngularJS
4 36 (31.86%) CSS
5 35 (30.97%) XML
6 32 (28.32%) ASP.NET
7 25 (22.12%) jQuery
8 23 (20.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (19.47%) HTML5
10 21 (18.58%) RESTful
11 20 (17.70%) Node.js
12 18 (15.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (15.93%) CSS3
12 18 (15.93%) WPF
13 17 (15.04%) Ajax
13 17 (15.04%) Web Services
14 15 (13.27%) React
15 12 (10.62%) .NET Framework
16 10 (8.85%) J2EE
16 10 (8.85%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 39 (34.51%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.39%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.19%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.54%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.54%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.65%) Blog
6 3 (2.65%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.70%) Windows
2 10 (8.85%) Mac OS
2 10 (8.85%) Unix
3 4 (3.54%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.88%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.17%) MVC
2 35 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (28.32%) TDD
4 25 (22.12%) Software Engineering
5 22 (19.47%) Web Development
6 16 (14.16%) BDD
6 16 (14.16%) OO
7 15 (13.27%) Mathematics
7 15 (13.27%) Physics
8 11 (9.73%) Scrum
9 10 (8.85%) OOP
10 7 (6.19%) Content Management
10 7 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.19%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.19%) Kanban
10 7 (6.19%) Line Management
11 6 (5.31%) Refactoring
12 5 (4.42%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (4.42%) Front End Development
12 5 (4.42%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 77 (68.14%) C#
2 70 (61.95%) JavaScript
3 37 (32.74%) SQL
4 26 (23.01%) VB.NET
5 17 (15.04%) F#
6 16 (14.16%) PHP
7 15 (13.27%) Java
8 12 (10.62%) C++
9 4 (3.54%) Go
10 3 (2.65%) ES6
11 2 (1.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.77%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (38.94%) Degree
2 17 (15.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (13.27%) PhD
4 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.04%) QA
2 7 (6.19%) GCP
3 4 (3.54%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.88%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (7.08%) Docker
2 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.04%) Telerik
3 5 (4.42%) Zend
4 4 (3.54%) Oracle
5 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.77%) Tableau
6 1 (0.88%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.88%) Wind River